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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Content

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

General Files

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Cowboys Collection:

An Inventory of Its Papers, 1904-1954, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Adams, Andy, 1859-1935
Title: Cowboys Collection,
Dates: 1904-1954
Abstract: Contains printed material and news clippings of cowboy life in the early 1900’s. Included is a literary production, “The Truth about the Cowboy,” by Andy Adams, published in “The World Today,” July, 1904.
Collection # S222.1
Quantity: 1 Wallet (0.1 linear feet)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Scope and Content

This collection may have been originally inventoried prior to the adoption of current standards. Patrons are advised to request any associated Reference File upon visiting the archives to view the collection, as it may provide additional information regarding the organization and scope of the materials.

Contains printed material and news clippings of cowboy life in the early 1900’s. Included is a literary production, “The Truth about the Cowboy,” by Andy Adams, published in “The World Today,” July, 1904.

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Organization

This collection may have been originally inventoried prior to the adoption of current standards. Patrons are advised to request any associated Reference File upon visiting the archives to view the collection, as it may provide additional information regarding the organization and scope of the materials.
The Cowboys Collection is organized by the following series:

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research

Some archival collections may be housed in storage outside of the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library building. Requests to retrieve such materials may take up to 10 business days to complete. Please contact our Reference Department to arrange retrieval.

Audio, video, and film recordings may not be immediately accessible due to format, condition, or copyright status. All items must be digitized prior to patron use. Because not all collections materials have been digitized, please contact the Reference Archivist at least 10 days prior to arrival in order to coordinate digitization. Though we can digitize much of our holdings within two weeks, some media may be fragile and require specialized digitization outsourcing, which can take up to three months for completion.

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Adams, Andy, 1859-1935
Subjects
Ranch life--United States.
Cowboys--West. (U.S.)
Cowboys--Southwestern States.
Cowboys--Folklore.
Ranches and ranching

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cowboys Collection, 1904-1954, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Accession Information

Collection accession #(s):
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Processing Information

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Collection Inventory

General Files

Printed Material, 1904-1954

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